Warning Letters

These letters are served as a warning to the company that any further repeat events of this nature could result in further sanctions, including enforcement or prosecution.

Date of incident Letter date Company and issue
20 September 2016 7 April 2017 SES Water received a warning letter following the investigation of a mains misconnection to a private supply in Worcester Park (2016/5760) in which unwholesome water was supplied.
4 January 2016 12 December 2016 Wessex Water received a warning letter following investigation of the Chard incident (2016/5379) in which water unfit and unwholesome was supplied.
9 May 2014 12 December 2016 Severn Trent Water received a warning letter following the investigation of the Cleeve incident (2014/4451) in which water unfit and unwholesome was supplied.
24&25 December 2013 6 December 2016 Wessex Water received a warning letter following the investigation of the Ivyfield incident (2014/4374) where the company failed to adequately disinfect water leaving its Ivyfield works.

 

 

Page reviewed: 27 June 2017
Page modified: 27 June 2017

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